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SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Wednesday, Oct. 14

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL) has announced a partnership with the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to create a hiking club that will meet once a month on Wednesdays. This month’s hike will be from 3:45-5:15 p.m. … Continue reading

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Sitka Health Summit planning Day to be Oct. 9 at UAS Sitka Campus

Join us for the ninth annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. The Sitka Health Summit got its start in … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host kid-friendly tidepool walk on Saturday

When the tide goes out, the table is set! Join us for this special Sitka National Historical Park program, exploring the diversity of resources in the intertidal area. Seasonal Biologist James Sparks will guide visitors through the tidepools, exploring the … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host National Trails Day events on Saturday, June 6

Fun for the whole family will be the focus when the Sitka National Historical Park hosts its annual National Trails Day events on Saturday, June 6. Fun family activities range from scavenger hunts to a toddler hike, allowing families to … Continue reading

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City and Borough of Sitka and Sitka Trail Works upgrade section of Cross Trail, start on a new section

The City and Borough of Sitka, in cooperation with Sitka Trail Works, has been working on improvements to and reconstruction of the Sitka Cross Trail since last spring. Using grants the city received from the Alaska Department of Transportation and the … Continue reading

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Free winter bird walks offered at Sitka National Historical Park

Are you interested in viewing, identifying and learning about Sitka’s winter bird residents, or do you need a refresher before participating in the Christmas Bird Count in January? If so, you are in luck! People of all ages and levels of bird-watching … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park celebrates ‘Helping Hands for America’s Lands’ during National Public Lands Day on Sept. 27

SITKA NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK – On Saturday, Sept. 27, tens of thousands of volunteers will visit their favorite parks, beaches, wildlife preserves, or forests and chip in to help improve these treasured places. They will be taking part in the 21st … Continue reading

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Sitka Health Summit planning day is Oct. 3 at Harrigan Centennial Hall

Join us for the eighth annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 3, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. The Sitka Health Summit got its start in 2007 when then-Sitka Community … Continue reading

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SAIL announces a summer of hiking, kayaking, and other outdoors activities, including Only Fools Run at Midnight

Hiking clubs, walking groups, kayaking events, youth adventure clubs, picnics, and the annual Only Fools Run At Midnight fundraiser are just some of the numerous outdoors activities offered this summer by the Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. … Continue reading

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Scenes from the 19th annual Running of the Boots

The 19th annual Running of the Boots costumed fun run fundraiser for the Sitka Local Foods Network took place on Saturday, Sept. 28, as part of the End-Of-Season Celebration. This year the race had a new course, starting in front … Continue reading

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